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Get(HostApplicationVersion)

Returns the FileMaker host’s product name and version.

Format 

Get ( HostApplicationVersion )

Parameters 

None

Data type returned 

text

Originated in version 

9.0

Description 

Displays a value when used with the same or higher software version of FileMaker Pro, FileMaker Server, or a FileMaker Cloud product. If the current file is not shared or hosted, this function returns an empty string. Also returns an empty string when used from the host computer itself.

Example 1 

Returns Pro 19.0.1 when the host computer is running FileMaker Pro 19 version 1.

Returns Server 19.0.1 when the host computer is running FileMaker Server 19 version 1.

Returns Cloud Server 1.19.0.42 when the host computer is running FileMaker Cloud for AWS version 1.19.0 build 42.

Returns Cloud Server 2.19.0.57 when the host computer is running FileMaker Cloud version 2.19.0 build 57.

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Get(ApplicationVersion) function